Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8+

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1440 x 2960 pixels

Pixel density

280 ppi
529 ppi

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

68.84 %
83.32 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

Video calling
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

1.9 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Wide Angle, Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.78 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches (146.8 x 75.3 x 8.9 mm)
6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches (159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

5.75 oz (163 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.10 oz (173 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust

IP certified

 
IP 68

Biometrics

 
Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Pink, White, Gold
Black, Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8226
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 305
Adreno 540

RAM

1.5 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

8 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 256 GB

OS

Android (4.4.2, 4.3), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
3500 mAh

Charging

 
Yes, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Talk time

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
34.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time

 
4.3 days (103 hours)
the average is 21 days (503 h)

Talk time (3G)

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
24.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
 

Internet use

 
 

3G

 
14 hours

LTE

 
16 hours

Wi-Fi

 
15 hours

Music playback

69.00 hours
99.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
20.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0, EDR

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 3.1

Connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Mobile Payment

 
Samsung Pay

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Other

ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback

Hearing aid compatibility

 
M3, T3

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Radio

FM
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 07, 2013
Apr 06, 2017

FCC ID value: A3LSMG7102 link
FCC ID value: A3LSMG955U link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.40 W/kg
0.33 W/kg

Body

0.82 W/kg
0.29 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.03 W/kg
1.55 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.88 W/kg
0.19 W/kg

EU SAR

 
 

Head

0.58 W/kg
 
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